Ancient History Magazine 03 : April/May 2016
- ÜRÜNÜN BULUNDUĞU ŞUBELERİMİZ
The museum piece: René van Beek, "Ancient objects and ancient sources - glass"
Most glass known from Antiquity is Roman ‘household’ ware and has come to the museums without archaeological context. That makes it difficult to offer an interpretation. Our knowledge of ancient glass is to a large extent based on ancient texts, but their interpretation can rarely be explained in museum contexts.